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Peanut Butter French Toast

<b>Ingredients</b><p>1/2 cup milk<br>• 2 eggs<br>• 1/4 cup peanut butter<br>• 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract<br>• 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon<br>• 1 tablespoon butter<br>• 2 slices bread<p><b>Preparation</b><p>1. In a large bowl, whisk together the milk, eggs, peanut butter, vanilla and cinnamon until well blended.<p>2. In a frying pan or on a griddle, melt …

Our Favorite Greek-Inspired Dishes, from Tzatziki to Souvlaki

You might not be able to fly to Mykonos, but you can definitely make these Greek-inspired recipes at home.<p>The land of Achilles and Odysseus is home to craggy coastlines, gorgeous views, and, oh yeah, some of the best food in the world (tzatziki or melt-in-your-mouth lamb, anyone?). Luckily, anyone …

Recipes

Learn How to Paint a Beautiful Bunny

Can you ever have enough bunny rabbits in your life? The twitching button nose, big gazing globe eyes, long ears and soft fur are all rolled into one …

15 Cheap And Easy Ways To Make Your Bedroom More Cheerful

ROY G. BIV!

3 Cardio Workouts That Are Way More Interesting Than Running

Does your treadmill workout make you feel like a rat on a wheel? Then it's probably time to change up your routine. And not just because you're bored.<p>"The human body wasn't designed for conveyor-belt training or repetitive, one-dimensional movement," says Dan John, a fitness coach in Burlingame, …

Exercise

Meatless smoking

Smokers are closely associated with meat. But there is a world of meatless uses for them as well, from potatoes and eggs to water and even ice cream.</i> …

10 Raised Garden Beds That Fit Any Backyard Space

Just add soil, seeds, and sunshine.<p>Starting a garden is no easy task, and it can be especially challenging if the terrain surrounding your property isn't amenable to the types of plants you'd like to grow. Enter the raised garden bed — a boxy unit that allows you to plant flowers, herbs, and …

One Exercise, 4 minutes, 28 days – A New Body

Take this challenge that is already done by a lot of people from different parts of the world, and you will improve your body shape.<p>The most …

15 Shortcut Chicken Recipes You Can Make in 30 Minutes or Less

ENCHILADA NACHOS<p>Toss shredded chicken with store-bought enchilada sauce (another miracle shortcut), top with an unforgivable amount of cheese and …

Hand Pies

From sweet caramel-pecan hand pies to savory chicken pot pie hand pies, here are Food & Wine's best hand pie recipes.

Experts share how to cook steak perfectly in the pan

For something as simple as cooking a steak should be, we sure love to over-complicate it. Should they be room temperature or cold? Butter or oil? Pan-fried or grilled or finished in the oven?<p>Last week, The Sporkful podcast introduced another way to be self conscious about your steak— does it sound …

Steak

Tijuana Cole Slaw

This slaw takes off on a cabbage-onion-chile salad dressed with Mexican crema and lime that a Mexican neighbor used to make. It is delicious …

10 Super Bowl Sweets That Will Win Over the Crowd

No one will care who's winning the game when they taste one of these delicious desserts. From Chocolate Chip Blondies to Lemon Pound Cake, all of these touchdown treats are easy to make and fun to eat.<p>No one will care who's winning the game when they taste one of these delicious desserts. From …

Recipes

28 Ways To Add Extra Flavor To Everything You Cook

Flavored salts are a serious game changer.<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a small share of sales from the links on this page.</i>

Recipes

14 Empanada Recipes to Satisfy Your Cravings from Morning to Night

When that empanada craving comes a-callin’ you might think you can only get the delicious snack from a hard-to-find food truck with a line a mile long. Think again! An empanada is simple enough that you can actually make them right at home (which leaves your options WIDE open when it comes to …

Cooking

10 Healthy Snacks You Can Keep in Your Desk Drawer

No fridge necessary.<p>With daytime snacks, it’s easy to depend on your work bestie’s candy bowl or a Dunkin D drive-by, but that obviously leads to not-so-great choices. So what’s a girl to do when the office refrigerator feels like miles away or your food keeps mysteriously disappearing out of the …

Snacks

"Cloud Bread" Is the Latest Food Trend Exploding on Pinterest

Bread without gluten, carbs, and hardly any sugar? It exists!<p>In a recent trend taking over Pinterest (pins and likes have spiked by 73 percent within the last year, according to She Knows), cloud bread is quickly becoming a favorite among carb-addicts everywhere.<p>Unlike most breads, this one is …

The best books we read in 2015 - Vox

  <p><i>Words of Radiance</i> by Brandon Sanderson (fiction)<p>I spend my day writing about conflicts — like the war in Syria — that are vicious, depressing, and defined mostly by the lack of good guys and good options. <i>Words of Radiance</i>, a wonderfully detailed story of good versus evil and the second book in …

This Workout Will Boost Your Energy Like a Boss

Dragging ass lately? Blast through this five-minute pump-you-up plan before you hit the shower.<p>Two in-laws. 54 deadlines. 245 parties. Convinced there's zero percent chance you'll be able to stay sculpted...and sane? We've got the mood-lifting, fat-torching routine you need this time of year.<p>"You …

Workouts

The 10 strangest animal discoveries of 2015 will totally weird you out

Every year, scientists wade into jungles, deserts and museum collections to examine animals and, if they're lucky, discover a new species.<p>For …

Stephen Hawking

Books of the year 2015 - a scientist's reading list

The twenty-three books this scientist read in 2015 in search of stimulation and amusement. For the most part, he was not disappointed<p>Here continueth a tradition I started way back in 2013, having resolved at the beginning of that year to read less internet and more books. I present a review of the …

Non-fiction

The best book we've read all year: Guardian writers and readers look back

Gustavo Arellano, Marta Bausells, Emma Brockes, Dave Bry, Oliver Burkeman, Sian Cain, Cindy Casares, Sarah Galo, Lucia Graves, Stuart Heritage, Paul Simon, Zach Stafford, Trevor Timm, Richard Wolffe and Guardian readers

Paul Simon

32 Healthy High-Fiber Breakfast Ideas That Will Keep You Full

By now it’s not news that breakfast does a body good, replenishing energy, kick-starting your insulin response, and even preventing heart disease.<p>But …

To strengthen the thighs, push through the ups and downs

If you're like most of us, you want tighter thighs in 2016. This dance-inspired move by BarreAmped creator Suzanne Bowen will do the trick.<p><b>What it does</b><p>Tightens and tones the thighs.<p><b>What to do</b><p>Start with a quick warm-up. A few minutes of walking or jogging will do. Grab onto a countertop — or chair …

Best Upcycled Furniture Ideas

Here are 21 of the best upcycled furniture ideas that we've seen out there in a while. And you know what they say, recycle, repurpose, reuse - and …

This One-Pan Dessert Recipe Combines 2 Amazing Sweets

Crunchy puff pastry and caramelized pears topped with soft vanilla cheesecake cream. Yeah, that happened this week in our kitchen (and our bellies). This one-pan recipe (pear recipes are <i>not</i> just for fall) combines the French classic, tarte tatin, with an American classic, vanilla cheesecake. Sounds …

Baking

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Our Favorite Soul-Warming Winter Recipes

See More<p>Let’s face it: Dropping temps and shorter days have us craving hearty, soul-satisfying meals. Nothing says winter like cozy dishes that warm …

8 Soups and Toddies that Will Save Your Sick Day

The heroes to all your sniffles.<p>Do you know what's adorable? Rudolph with his fuzzy ears and glowing red nose. Do you know what's not adorable? When <i>you</i> wake up looking like Rudolph, only your red nose isn't going to light up anyone's foggy Christmas Eve.<p><i>Taylor Rondestvedt contributed to this post.</i> …

Christmas Eve